At least six election propaganda offices belonging to the common candidate General (Retd.) Sarath were vandalized late last night in separate incidents in the Gampaha district, a spokesperson for the Janatha Vimukthi Perumana (JVP) said today.
They said armed mobs smashed and destroyed the offices after threatening those present with bodily harm and even death. The incidents took place at Galwela Junction in Mahara, Mahabim at Biyagama, Makola, Galwala Junction, Pamuniwila and Malwana Junction, the spokesperson said.
He said the party had lodged complaints with the respective police stations and the Office of the Commissioner of Elections. sundaytimes